By Light Professional IT Services

  • Telecommunications Systems Engineer (Secret)

    Job Locations US-FL-Tampa
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/9/2019 2:42 PM)
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    By Light is hiring a Telecommunications Systems Integration Engineer to join our team at MacDill AFB. This position will provide operations and integration support for a multi-vendor telecommunications infrastructure that includes routers and switches, Cisco Call Managers, Riverbed network accelerators, multiple vendor firewalls, multiple vendor servers, satellite equipment, cellular devices, and tactical radios. A minimum of a DOD Secret clearance is required.


    By Light provides a broad range of hardware, software, engineering, and IT integration services. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we support defense, civilian, commercial, and health IT customers worldwide. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes: medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, 401(k), and profit sharing.


    • Provide operational support for designing, installing, operating and maintaining LAN, WAN and VoIP infrastructures.
    • Engineering support includes data, voice, satellite, and video network technology development, integration, configuration, testing, and deployment.
    • Create and maintain technical documentation for network elements and systems.
    • Develop technology upgrade recommendations and for network components, processes and operating procedures.
    • Analyze information assurance-related technical problems and provide engineering support in solving these problems.
    • Provide recommendations and develop solutions for identified performance problems with tactical telecommunication systems.
    • Conduct technical research for data, transmission, voice, RF, and video systems modernization plans.
    • Provide test plans, white papers, and technical documentation appropriate for presentation to senior leaders.
    • Analyze user requirements for data, transmission, voice, and video telecommunications services delivered by tactical systems.
    • Develop tactical telecommunication system designs focused on operating in tactical environments.
    • Conducts network performance and trend analysis to include individual circuit availability rates.
    • Develops processes and programs to enhance network performance and reliability.
    • Conducts network testing, supervises technology insertion, and evaluates developmental software applications.

    Required Experience/Qualifications

    • 5 years of experience with engineering and integration of multi-vendor telecommunications systems
    • CompTIA Security+ or equivalent IAT Level II certification required
    • Cisco Certification: Minimum CCNA certification is required

    Special Requirements/Security Clearance

    • Minimum Secret clearance required; Top Secret clearance desired and will be upgraded

    An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities



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